Gut-wrenching dread tears through this tense Russian Screenlife thriller that explores a grisly social media suicide challenge.
Mikhael Bassilli, Luc Walpoth
A crackling thriller and a study of desperate people in a desperate situation, BABY MONEY delivers in so many ways.
A truly refreshing film noir, with sharp reflections on corruption, greed and how China’s modernization can transform an innocent family.
At the dawn of the digital age, a video techie delves into an unnerving anomaly, in this engrossing technological thriller.
Paul Andrew Williams
A feared gang enforcer, vanished for ten years, returns to hunt the mobsters he once ran with in this ferocious British revenge thriller.
Josef Kubota Wladyka
An Indigenous ex-boxer infiltrates the sex-trafficking world in search of her missing sister. A ferocious thriller co-produced by Darren Aronofsky.
An unremarkable housewife is in fact a formidable secret agent suffering from amnesia in this action-packed thriller!
A funny and unpredictable historical adventure film, crime drama and comedy all in one!
This extraordinary neo-Noir is a blisteringly tense road movie into hell that plays like a home-invasion thriller set largely in a moving car.
Submerge yourselves in the dark depths of Bustillo & Maury’s new-found footage horror film.
When a mining company begins its assault on the land, the land itself retaliates. A very effective snowbound spectral thriller.
Lee Haven Jones
A grisly and intelligent eco-horror nightmare. Among the strongest of cinema’s current folk horror revival.
A masterful film with a phenomenal actress, using the codes of the boxing drama to deliver a moving, powerful and hopeful work.
A stunningly beautiful coming-of-age story set in a village in the Japanese countryside, where a crop circle appears one day.
Director Natsuki Seta demonstrates exemplary delicacy and sensitivity with this beautiful coming-of-age story.
A mysterious stranger infiltrates a sheltered family unit while a memory-wasting toxin spreads through the lands in this dystopian South African fairytale.
An extremely irreverent comedy in which a nude-dash obstacle course and much more awaits fans of absurdist humour.
Kin Long Chan
Petty crook Kwan must decide where his loyalties and fortune lie. Drama, suspense, humour and action in the neon-soaked underbelly of Hong Kong.
When his father goes missing at sea, a boy seeks out a magical creature in the hopes of bringing dad back home.
Mitsuko thrives on being alone. Until her hearts gets in the way. The latest from rom-com master Akiko Ohku (TREMBLE ALL YOU WANT).
Ida “Red” Walker may not survive her terminal illness while in prison. She turns to her son, Wyatt, for one last job and a chance to regain her freedom.
The teen coming-of-age, the samurai and the sci-fi film come together in Soushi Matsumoto’s imaginative, luminous ode to moviemaking magic!
A romance develops between a student and a young paraplegic woman in this moving new adaptation of JOSÉE, THE TIGER AND THE FISH.
When a demented antagonist raises the stakes, our favourite characters are gambling with their lives in this new tale from Hyakkaoh Academy.